The Minecraft movie has faced a lot of difficulties in the recent period, but it seems that it has finally managed to survive and get a release date.
The film, which the giant production company Warner Bros. is working on, according to the website The Ankler will be released in cinemas starting today April 4, 2025. Until this moment, none of the film’s heroes have appeared except Jason Momoa Who will take on the role of the main character in the movie based on the popular video game.
Also, according to the new announcement, he will take over Jared Hess Directing the film, as he was known for his work on previous works, most notably Napoleon Dynamite and Nacho Libre.
It is noteworthy that the production company was in the stage of negotiations with Jason Momoa To participate in the movie, but it seems that these negotiations succeeded in including the famous actor in the cast of Minecraft movie heroes in the end.
Minecraft’s development history goes back almost ten years, yes that’s right, ten years. When the director of Night at the Museum left Shawn Levy Warner Bros. Inc. Minecraft project. Since then, he has seen several directors drop out repeatedly.
Also, Warner Bros. has changed the dates of many works due to the problems that the film repeatedly encountered. Where the production company changed the dates of the shows Aquaman and The Lost Kingdom, which Momoa stars in, in addition to the movie The Color Purple. Aquaman 2 will now be released on December 20, 2023, while The Color Purple will hit theaters five days later, on December 25.
The Wizard of Oz has also been removed from its February 2, 2024 release schedule. The film is not scheduled at this time, while The Wise Guys starring Robert De Niro has taken its place. An unnamed DC movie scheduled for September 22 has also been removed.
Some reports have indicated that Warner Bros. is looking to turn the Minecraft movie into a sequel if the first movie is successful. Recently, the hit Sonic the Hedgehog proved that movie franchises based on video games can work, and with two box office successes, and a third on the way, Warner Bros. seems hopeful that Minecraft will be the next title in a continuation of this trend.